Sri Someswara Temple - Kolanupaka
#16 of 17 Places to Visit in Warangal
Distance (From Warangal): 82 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 30 Mins - 1 Hr
Place Location: In Kolanupaka Village
Transportation Options: Cab / Auto / Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: 1. This place is visited along with Jain Temple (2 Kms).
2. Sri Veeranarayana Temple (0.5 Kms) can also be visited from this place.
At a distance of 82 Kms from Warangal and 82 Kms from Hyderabad, Sri Someswara Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in Kolanupaka village in Nalgonda District.
This temple is also called as Veyi Lingala Gudi (Thousand Lingas Temple).The temple was built around 12th century by Kakatiya Kings. Here Lord Shiva is found in human form unlike the common Linga form. Poojas are still being performed in this temple.
The temple complex also houses the Archeological Museum with sereral hundreds of wonderful sculptures dating back to 10th century to 14th century found in this region.
The temple is situated at a distance of 1.5 Km from Kolanupaka Bus Station (past Veeranarayana Temple) and 2 Kms from Jain Temple.
Timings: 6 AM to 7 PM